Our Silence Is Music to God’s Ears
The most joyful noise God desires from us may be none at all.
Our Silence Is Music to God's Ears. The most joyful noise God desires from us may be none at all. Sandra McCracken| October 20, 2017. Our Silence Is Music to God's Ears.
20 Truths from "Sing!"
When we sing we witness to the people in our church who are yet to believe
Oct 19, 2017. 20 Truths, book release, getty music. 20 Truths from "Sing!". And music is a gift to us, for we are being forged together through our singing together. (43).
What Your Pastor Really Wants for Christmas
This year, forego the gift cards and get them something they’ll really appreciate.
A subscription to Audible or music services like Apple Music or Spotify allows me to listen to my fill of music or books as I commute to visit my congregation members.
Wait Upon the Drop
Why churches are turning to club music to elevate praise.
Wait Upon the Drop. Why churches are turning to club music to elevate praise. Jeff Neely| June 14, 2017. Wait Upon the Drop. Why churches are turning to club music to elevate praise.
The Diffusion and Influence of Contemporary Worship
How does worship music style relate to congregational growth?
Mar 18, 2017. research, worship, music. The Diffusion and Influence of Contemporary Worship. 1 of 4. How does worship music style relate to congregational growth?
20 Truths from "God's Country"
Reclaiming God’s kingdom vision for the rural church
Just as city dwellers must beware the country music stereotype of rural, so we who live in rural places cannot succumb to the temptation to write off cities as dumpster fires of hedonism
Keith and Kristyn Getty: Singing Isn’t Just for Sunday
Why congregational worship is a feast we prepare all week long.
Over the last decade, the Gettys have been leading seminars around the United States for pastors and ministers of music. This teaching work forms the foundation of their book Sing!
The Power of Polarity
It’s past time the ongoing divide between justice and evangelism was broken down.
The Western mind, by default, seeks resolution of tension, elimination of ambiguity, and distinction in borders. This is true in the world of music, which is mostly storytelling set to song.
A Millennial Anomaly? Why I’m Still In Church
Just because Millennials aren’t at your church doesn’t mean they’ve forsaken church.
The Early Church met in homes to cultivate meaningful community. Acts doesn't mention a specific day of the week, a dress code, or preferred music genre.
Planting 1,000 Churches in Your Lifetime
Churches need to be planted and then quickly need to plant other churches.
you drove onto this campus, you drove on four lane roads called 'Purpose Drive' and 'Saddleback Parkway.' When you got out of your car, people greeted you and music was playing in
Don’t Miss Steven Curtis Chapman’s Point
Even his happiest, most heartwarming music has been fueled by tragedy and pain.
Even his happiest, most heartwarming music has been fueled by tragedy and pain. Even his happiest, most heartwarming music has been fueled by tragedy and pain.
‘Song to Song’ Is Cinematic Wisdom Literature
With Austin (and Solomon) as his muse, Terrence Malick applies ancient truth to the 21st-century world.
Both are colorful, beautiful, and full of music. But Malick's film is not a crowd-pleaser. Mara plays Faye, a restless hipster trying to make it in the Austin music scene.